Just as those who have opposed the construction of a natural gas power plant in Killingly were tasting victory, a court has taken it away.
Federal authorities OK’d a request by ISO-New England to keep the proposed Killingly gas plant out of its plans.
The governor hinted at slowing permitting and being able to “play some games there.”
The furor over a natural gas power plant in Killingly has expanded into a statewide cause célèbre over climate change. And the governor is right in the middle of it.
A cold winter and low oil prices help a little as Connecticut oil dealers fight to remain relevant in the face of state policy that encourages people to switch from oil to gas heat.